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Nighthawk R8000P

miller811
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Nighthawk R8000P

Device is showing that it needs a firmware update. I hit the site and reports the following.

New firmware is found. Do you want to update the firmware? (Yes) (No)
Current Firmware Version 1.4.1.50
New Firmware Version 1.4.1.68_1.3.28
Release Notes
1. [Security Fixes] This firmware fixes security issues.
2. [Enhancements] Improves the built-in Speedtest by Ookla.
3. [Enhancements] Updates the QoS database to improve zoom video conferencing.
4. [Security Fixes] This firmware addresses security vulnerabilities.
5. [Security Fixes] This firmware addresses security vulnerabilities.

 

sequence as follows

downloading
router is updating its firmware
the router is rebooting
device reboots
still states there is an update available
and it is the same one as before

 

have run the process multiple time, and the update does not take

 

 

 

 

Model: R8000P|Nighthawk X6S AC4000 Tri Band WiFi Router
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microchip8
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Re: Nighthawk R8000P

Why don't you just download the firmware and flash it manually instead of relying on the version check and update process by the firmware?

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